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LETTER: Resident concerned about density of pot stores in White Center

LETTER: Resident concerned about density of pot stores in White Center

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The White Center Blog nor its staff:] The parking lot for this state-licensed... [Read more]

White Center Heights students help kick off ‘1 Million Trees’ campaign Thursday

White Center Heights students help kick off ‘1 Million Trees’ campaign Thursday

On Thursday (April 14), students from White Center Heights Elementary School helped kick off the ‘1 Million Trees’ campaign at White Center Heights Park. At the event, King County Executive... [Read more]

Student pepper sprayed after assaulting Security Officer at Cascade Middle School

Student pepper sprayed after assaulting Security Officer at Cascade Middle School

A student at Cascade Middle School was pepper sprayed after assaulting a Security Officer at the school on Monday, April 11. The student – whose identity was not released – was taken into police custody. No... [Read more]

Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic will be this Saturday, April 9

Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic will be this Saturday, April 9

Loving this aweome weather? Out in the yard and have questions? Master Gardeners have answers! Visit the Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic at McLendon’s Hardware, 10210 16th Ave SW, from 10... [Read more]

Former Evergreen & NFL QB Jack Thompson is an April #HighlineAlum

Former Evergreen & NFL QB Jack Thompson is an April #HighlineAlum

Evergreen High alum Jack Thompson – aka the ‘Throwin’ Samoan’ – credits positive influence from teachers and coaches for his success. Thompson, who graduated in 1974, is featured... [Read more]

King County Community Service Area’s town hall meeting will be Tues., May 24

King County Community Service Area’s town hall meeting will be Tues., May 24

King County Community Service Area program will be holding a spring town hall meeting for North Highline/White Center on Tuesday, May 24 at the Seola Garden-Providence Building, located at 11215 5th Ave... [Read more]

‘Throwin’ Samoan’ returns to Evergreen campus to honor his alma mater

‘Throwin’ Samoan’ returns to Evergreen campus to honor his alma mater

Photos courtesy Highline Public Schools Former Evergreen High, Washington State and NFL quarterback Jack Thompson returned to his alma mater on Friday, March 25, to present a commemorative NFL... [Read more]

Former Evergreen star Jack Thompson to bring Golden Football to campus Friday

Former Evergreen star Jack Thompson to bring Golden Football to campus Friday

Photo courtesy Pat Thompson Former Evergreen High and NFL Quarterback Jack Thompson will return to White Center this Friday, March 25, to present a commemorative NFL ‘Golden Football’ to honor... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man accused of fatal crash blames GPS; Teacher acquitted & more…

PODCAST: Man accused of fatal crash blames GPS; Teacher acquitted & more…

Here’s episode #42 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Two arrested for Cascade Middle School Arson

Two arrested for Cascade Middle School Arson

King County Sheriff’s Fire Investigators arrested two teens Thursday morning (March 10) for the arson that occurred on Feb. 18 at Cascade Middle School near White Center. One of the boys was arrested... [Read more]

Swimming lesson registration for March now open at Evergreen Pool

Swimming lesson registration for March now open at Evergreen Pool

March swimming lesson registration is now open at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center. Register early in order to guarantee your spot. Don’t forget to dive in on Fridays for their $2 public swim... [Read more]